Legislation Introduced in the House to Permit Familial DNA Searches in National Database

American Chronicle
Schiff Introduces the Utilizing DNA Technology to Solve Cold Cases Act of 2010

Washington, DC – For nearly 25 years, a serial killer roamed the streets of South Los Angeles, murdering 11 people. According to Los Angeles Police Department (LAPD) Chief Charlie Beck, the challenge facing the LAPD was the fact that it had the DNA from the suspect, but there was no match in the Combined DNA Index System (CODIS).